The Department has thousands of alumni, many of whom are working in political careers in Montana, across the United States, and abroad. 

Alumni Activities

Each fall, the Department hosts a Homecoming Gathering for alumni and students.  For more information visit the Alumni Association's website.

The Model UN Club is working to develop an alumni network.  If you were involved in the Model UN high school conference or traveling team, please contact Professor Karen Adams at

Stay In Touch

Keeping an e-mail address list for our scattered-to-the-winds alumni can be tough. To help us, please let the Alumni Association know your current e-mail address. E-mail or call the Alumni Records Staff at (406) 243-5211.  This will enable us to send you the newsletter and notify you of upcoming events.

Where Are You Now? 

Please let us know where you are living, what you are doing and how you have spent your time since leaving the University of Montana. E-mail your information to Stacia Graham,  We look forward to hearing from you and may include your information in an upcoming newsletter. 


Alumni have been generous in their support of scholarships and other funds to support the students, faculty, and activities of the Political Science Department.  If you would like to contribute, please send a check to The University of Montana Foundation, P.O. Box 7159, Missoula, MT 59807-7159, with a note on the memo line indicating that it is for the Political Science Department. 

For more information on gift-giving, contact the UM Foundation at (800) 443-2593 or (406) 243-2593, or by e-mail at